Recipients of University of Tartu honorary decorations announced
All university members are invited to nominate candidates who would deserve to be awarded the university's honorary decoration for their outstanding achievements.
On Sunday, 28 August, Rector Toomas Asser presented the university’s honorary decorations, the contribution to society award, the research award and the best teaching staff awards of 2021
Priit Väljamäe, Associate Professor of General and Microbial Biochemistry at the Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tartu, was awarded a research prize of 20,000 euros.<
The award of outstanding lifetime achievements in research and development was presented to Professor emerita of the University of Tartu Ene-Margit Tiit and a total of 11 researchers of the University of Tartu were recognised with the annual awards for best research completed and published during the previous four years.